Ex-Dividend Reminder: Pan American Silver, Baker Hughes, A GE Company and TechnipFMC

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 5/20/19, Pan American Silver Corp (Symbol: PAAS), Baker Hughes, A GE Company (Symbol: BHGE), and TechnipFMC plc (Symbol: FTI) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Pan American Silver Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.035 on 6/3/19, Baker Hughes, A GE Company will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.18 on 5/31/19, and TechnipFMC plc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.13 on 6/5/19. As a percentage of PAAS's recent stock price of $11.04, this dividend works out to approximately 0.32%, so look for shares of Pan American Silver Corp to trade 0.32% lower - all else being equal - when PAAS shares open for trading on 5/20/19. Similarly, investors should look for BHGE to open 0.79% lower in price and for FTI to open 0.57% lower, all else being equal.

Below are dividend history charts for PAAS, BHGE, and FTI, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared.

Pan American Silver Corp (Symbol: PAAS) :


Baker Hughes, A GE Company (Symbol: BHGE) :


TechnipFMC plc (Symbol: FTI) :


In general, dividends are not always predictable, following the ups and downs of company profits over time. Therefore, a good first due diligence step in forming an expectation of annual yield going forward, is looking at the history above, for a sense of stability over time. This can help in judging whether the most recen t dividends from these companies are likely to continue. If they do continue, the current estimated yields on annualized basis would be 1.27% for Pan American Silver Corp, 3.18% for Baker Hughes, A GE Company, and 2.27% for TechnipFMC plc.

In Thursday trading, Pan American Silver Corp shares are currently off about 0.6%, Baker Hughes, A GE Company shares are off about 0.3%, and TechnipFMC plc shares are up about 0.4% on the day.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: Investing , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: PAAS , BHGE , FTI

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